Freak the Mighty
by: Rodman Philbrick

Character Crossword

Complete this activity after reading Freak the Mighty.
The following clues identify key characters in the story. Solve the clues to complete the puzzle. When you are finished, click on "Check" to check your answer. If you are stuck, you can click on "Hint" to get a free letter. Click on a number in the grid to see the clue or clues for that number. Remember, you can listen to the clues by clicking on the sound button next to them.

REMEMBER: When you have answered the last question, you will need to print
the last page of the quiz. Put your name on this page and turn it in to the
teacher. You will not receive a grade without turning this page in.

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1. Max's grandmother
3. Max's father; recently paroled from jail
4. young man who is very smart and has physical disabilities
5. Max's mother; passed away a long time ago
6. woman who used to run around with Kevin and Max's parents; Kevin and Max found her purse
7. the leader of the local gang
9. English teacher
10. Leader of the Panheads motorcycle gang, Loretta's husband
12. Principal of the school


1. Kevin's mother
2. young man who is very big for his age and has learning disabilities
3. Kevin's favorite adventure hero
8. Kevin's doctor
11. Max's grandfather



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updated: December 28, 2013

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